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Sgt Andrew Robertson

Members of 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) are joined by the family and friends as they dedicate buildings in the 1SFG(A) compound to their fallen comrades, December 8, 2014 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt Andrew Robertson)

19th Public Affairs Detachment

First Special Forces Group and members of the Canadian Army’s Princess Patricia’s Light Infantry Regiment commemorated three important anniversaries at Joint Base Lewis-McChord Dec. 8 to 11 during “Menton Week.”

Published: 03:27PM January 8th, 2015

2-75 Rngr. conducts live-fire in Yakima with 4-160th SOAR and 3rd Bde. elements in support

Published: 03:13PM January 8th, 2015

The United States has begun training Iraqi army recruits, a central part of the strategy by the U.S.-led coalition that is working with the Iraqi government to retake territory and ultimately defeat Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in the country.

Published: 12:41PM December 18th, 2014

Annual exercise pays big benefits in fostering working relationships with allied partners

Published: 12:40PM December 18th, 2014

Training brings C-17s together from three Air Force installations

Published: 12:36PM December 18th, 2014

The Green Berets celebrate their annual ‘Menton Week’ with recreation and competitions

Published: 12:36PM December 18th, 2014

The Army isn’t quite known for its fleet of watercraft, but during a computer-simulated exercise like Yama Sakura that occurs in a country comprised of thousands of islands, leaders say they are invaluable.

Published: 12:29PM December 18th, 2014

At 10:35 on the morning of Dec. 10, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force announces an attack by invading forces during a bilateral exercise. Eighteen notional enemy missiles with chemical payloads rocket toward unsuspecting ground troops and civilians who have yet to evacuate.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Life is not a smooth road; it’s bumpy and full of obstacles. In the Air Force, how Airmen deal with the challenges they face depends on how resilient they are.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The Army is creating a standard marketplace of tactical communications hardware to support the Common Operating Environment initiative and deliver a familiar and intuitive experience for Soldiers.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. held their 69th annual convention in Seattle Saturday to elect new leadership and board members.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The 20th CBRNE Command, the U.S. Army’s only formation tasked with integrated chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive ordnance disposal operations, demonstrated its readiness, agility and adaptability during Exercise Atropian Phoenix in June.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Service members and their families can be easy targets for scammers, and financial education is key to prevention, the deputy director of the Pentagon’s office of family policy and children and youth said.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

The next phase in the Madigan Pharmacy updates will be implemented in the upcoming days, and patient awareness of the changes will help to lessen both confusion and wait times.

Published: 11:00PM July 24th, 2014

Choosing to serve your nation is an honor and a privilege for many, although it is not without its hardships, such as long hours, deployments to faraway places, and time away from loved ones.

Published: 05:30PM July 17th, 2014

For years, the word green has been associated with the U.S. Army. However, with the implementation of renewable energy initiatives, the Army has shared its “green” characteristics while taking on the challenges of “going green.”

Published: 05:25PM July 17th, 2014

In August, Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, will welcome a new Canadian member to the team.

Published: 11:16AM July 11th, 2014

U.S. forces in Baghdad have opened a joint operations center in the city to assess the security situation in the wake of the rapid territorial gains made by Sunni militants, bringing the number of American service members there to about 500, Defense Department officials said today.

Published: 04:53PM July 3rd, 2014

Soldiers from the Republic of Korea Army participated in Exercise Atropian Phoenix at this Mojave Desert training facility this week.

Published: 03:50PM July 3rd, 2014

Plans don’t always work out and adjustments need to be made, but a sunny disposition and willingness to change course can still get you to your goal.